Search for Kurdish rebels slows down pace of those crossing the border
The Times of Israel: August 27, 2012
Could the word for mother prove that Turkey was the birthplace of hundreds of languages as diverse as Hindi, Russian, Dutch, Albanian, Italian and English?
AFP: August 23, 2012
Turkish troops have killed 16 Kurdish guerrillas in an operation in southeastern Turkey targeting militants who launched a bomb attack on a military convoy that killed five soldiers, the local governor's office said on Thursday.
Reuters: August 23, 2012
A car bomb that exploded near a police station in southeastern Turkey has killed at least nine people and wounded 69 others.
August 21, 2012
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has met with his Turkish counterpart to discuss the deepening crisis in Syria. France and Turkey are among the staunchest supporters of the Syrian opposition.
August 20, 2012
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is in Turkey to discuss Syria, one day after Washington said it will level new sanctions against Damascus and its supporters.
August 11, 2012
Human rights groups blame riot police as teargas cartridge kills 11-year-old boy on way to buy sweets from local shop
Guardian: August 7, 2012
Just a few months ago, Thwaiba Kanafani was leading a normal life with her husband, six-year-old son and three-year-old daughter in Canada.
BBC: August 4, 2012
As the Syrian government continues to lose control of its northern territory, Turkish officials are increasingly worried the area could become a staging ground for Kurdish rebel attacks in Turkey.
August 3, 2012
Tell a Greek Cypriot that your next destination is the Turkish city of Istanbul, once the seat of empires, and there's a chance you will be gently chided. "You mean 'Constantinople,'" the conversation partner might say, referring to the former Byzantine capital, which fell to Ottoman armies in 1453.
CBS News: July 31, 2012